facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Sweden's Princess Madeleine gives birth to a daughter

Feb. 21, 2014 at 11:34 AM   |   Comments

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- Sweden's Princess Madeleine has given birth to a daughter in New York, the Royal Court in Stockholm, Sweden, announced Friday.

The newest member of Sweden's royal family -- whose name has not yet been disclosed -- was born Thursday night at New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center, Chancellor of the Realm Svante Lindquvist said in a statement, adding the princess' husband Chris O'Neill was at the hospital for the delivery.

"Everything went well. The mother and child are doing well," Royal Court spokeswoman Annika Sonnerberg told Sweden's TT news agency.

Princess Madeleine, 31, is the youngest child of King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia. She married O'Neill in Stockholm last June.

© 2014 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Kaley Cuoco on celebrity nude photo leak: 'You've gotta make fun of yourself' Kaley Cuoco on celebrity nude photo leak: 'You've gotta make fun of yourself'
2
Judi Dench says Benedict Cumberbatch is 'a true gentleman' Judi Dench says Benedict Cumberbatch is 'a true gentleman'
3
Jackie Chan's son Jaycee formally arrested on drug charges Jackie Chan's son Jaycee formally arrested on drug charges
4
Natalie Dormer reveals her travel essentials Natalie Dormer reveals her travel essentials
5
Gerard Depardieu hangs out with dictators and can't drink less than 14 bottles of wine per day Gerard Depardieu hangs out with dictators and can't drink less than 14 bottles of wine per day
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback